Best Indian Restaurants in the U.S.
Shalimar, San Francisco
Somewhat inconspicuously, a profusion of low-budget Indian and Pakistani joints abounds in the admittedly sketchy Tenderloin neighborhood. It’s not for those with delicate dispositions—you’ll occasionally be battling with flies for table space—but Shalimar reigns supreme as one of the area favorites, thanks to its delectable lamb chops and nihari stew. shalimarsf.com